Welcome to the First edition of the BUCKS TRAIL HALF MARATHON set in the beautiful surroundings of Wendover Woods (Buckinghamshire). Bucks Trail Half Marathon is set to be one of the most exciting half marathon’s in England.
We have all been through difficult unprecedented times but rest assured normality WILL return, and when it does we have some a super exciting events including the brand NEW Bucks Trail Half Marathon.
This event has been postponed due to COVID 19 guidelines and recent restrictions at Forestry commissions sites for events. We are working on a new date and will announce as soon as possible.
Bucks Trail Half Marathon is brand new for 2020, this event will take place within the stunning Wendover Woods and is set to be one of the most highly anticipated half marathon’s in England. Wendover woods forest centre has just undergone a £4.5million re-development. With new car parks and a brand new café in an idyllic setting overlooking the Chilterns in England. Tough Runner UK is bringing you that awesome experience of a half marathon race whilst taking you through some of the unrivalled forest scenery.
This race is open to all levels, from beginners to elite athletes. Everyone is welcome to sign up.
RACE ROUTE: See the route HERE
If you feel that you’re not quite ready for a half marathon, we are also hosting a 10K the day before (Sat 17th). You can see the 10K race information HERE.
With this race you'll get:
RACE BRIEFING FOR ALL RUNNERS
START OF THE BUCKS TRAIL HALF MARATHON
FIRST RUNNERS EXPECTED
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Sat Nav Postcode: HP23 6LD
Get directions on Google HERE
From Wendover – take the B4009 towards Tring, take the right hand turn approximately one mile north of RAF Halton, signposted Wendover Woods and St Leonards. The main entrance will be found on the right.
From the A41 – take the Wendover exit and take the B4009 towards Aston Clinton. Take the first left towards Wendover. After approximately half a mile take a left turn signposted Wendover Woods and St Leonards.
BY BUS: Local buses will take you as far as Halton. Chiltern Line runs a regular service to Wendover from Marylebone train station.
OS GRID REF: SP 890 090
The brand new Café is located in the visitor centre overlooking the beautiful Chiltern Hills serving hot and cold drinks, cakes and hot fuel.
There is on site parking at Wendover Woods and is fully payable to Forestry Commission England. The costing for this is detailed below:
New Car Park Prices from the 1 December 2019:
0 – 2 hours – £2.50
2 – 4 hours – £4.80
4+ hours – £9.00
PLEASE NOTE: From December 2019 you will now be able to pay for parking via the new Glide app. This will help with queues at pay point machines.
This event is open to people of all abilities.
No, the carpark is close tooth start/finish, please leave all valuables in your car.
YES! We provide a free photographer!
Yes water will be located at the start/finish and halfway point.